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This is an old fashioned recipe straight from the island of São Miguel. This is a handwritten recipe from my grandmother (Vovó).Biscoitos are very popular and traditional Portuguese butter cookies. These cookies are perfect for any occasion especially for the holidays. I love these any time of year. Tender on the inside and crispy on the outside. Buttery, not too sweet, & traditionally made in the shape of an O.Ingredients: 2 ½ pounds flour 6 large eggs 1 ½ tablespoon shortening 1 ½ cups sugar 2 tablespoons baker's ammonia* 1 ½ sticks butter, melted Directions: Dissolve the baker’s ammonia in...

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Portuguese rice pudding, or Arroz Doce, is one of the most popular and traditional desserts in. Portuguese cuisine. It is a unique dish with simple ingredients which are combined to create a deliciously sweet and creamy egg based rice pudding. Ingredients: 2 cups water 1 lemon peel 2 cinnamon sticks ¼ teaspoon salt 1 cup short grain rice (or medium grain rice) 2 ½ cups hot milk 2 ½ cups half-and-half ⅔ cup sugar 3 egg yolks 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon (Garnish) Directions: In a saucepan add the water, lemon peel, cinnamon sticks, and salt, bring to a boil. While...

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